Khimti Shivalaya Storage HPP is a 1,720MW hydro power project. It is planned on Khimti Khola river/basin in Janakpur, Nepal. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2027 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2031.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||1,720||–||1,720||Announced||Janakpur, Nepal||Nepal Electricity Authority|
The project is being developed and currently owned by Nepal Electricity Authority.
The project cost is expected to be around $684.8m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2027. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2031.
About Nepal Electricity Authority
Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) is a power authority that generates, distributes, transmits, and maintains power. The authority’s services include recommending to government of Nepal, policies in the power sector, long and short term plans, recommends, determines, and realizes tariff structure for electricity consumption with prior approval of Government of Nepal. It also provides arrangements for training and study so as to produce skilled manpower in generation, distribution, transmission, and other sectors. NEA constructs, plans, operates, and maintains power generation, transmission and distribution facilities across Nepal. The authority offers its services across Nepal. NEA is headquartered in Kathmandu, Nepal.
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